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History of 'Turtle' (my 1967 VW LHD US Import Bay Camper)

OK, So the other day I received an email from a previous owner of the ‘Bus’ or Turtle as she has been named! Not quite sure why she got that nickname but I am guessing it is because of the strange green paint job or may even the the fact that she used to live her life in the sun drenched landscape of California. 273 woorden meer

Vw Bay Camper

Universe-ity of Colour

I have been lucky to have friends that understand while riding our bikes I may suddenly sidetrack, stop and madly take photos. This happened on a morning commute to work when this hippily colourful bus showed up at University of Queensland. 55 woorden meer


Pizza and Kombi - Dream Combo

Occasionally there is a wondrous combination of interests – and in this case it is my favourite van and proper Italian pizza. In Brisbane, there is a member of the ever growing collection of cool food vans – the Kombi Pizza guys from… 54 woorden meer


West End Wanderer

The mid to late Type 2 T2 wagons are probably the most prevalent in the Brisbane region. This one was seen in West End replete with white ringed tyres and a gorgeous fresh paint job 8 woorden meer


The Actual Camper

It has been a long time since I have actually seen a campervan being used as a camper. It was very quiet and was in immaculate condition while resting at the Clarkes Beach camping grounds in Byron Bay in April 2015 11 woorden meer


Campervan crisis - wish me luck

Lofty, my 1972 ‘crossover’ VW camper (he’s my avatar) finally decided he’d had enough of a ‘dicky’ clutch and threw in the towel altogether  (mixed metaphors is how I feel; I’m supposed to be on holiday). 249 woorden meer

VW Campers